Over the past few years WordPress has quickly become the most popular publishing system on the web, powering 17% of the internet. Reputable brands have taken notice, and the number of large companies using WordPress to power their empires online is continuously on the rise.

This list explores the noteworthy brands that leverage WordPress to power their online initiatives.

NBC Sports

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EMC

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TechCrunch

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TED

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GigaOm

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TIME Magazine

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Mashable

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Reuters

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New York Times

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CNN

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Boing Boing

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AllThingsD

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Volkswagen

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Martha Stewart

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Herman Miller

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Groupon

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UPS

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What did I miss? (tell me!)

Do you know of any reputable brands using WordPress that I missed? Post a comment below with a link and I’ll add it to the article above, crediting you as the source!

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Kevin Leary, Boston WordPress Developer of 10 Years

I'm a freelance web developer and WordPress consultant in Boston, MA with 13 years of experience building websites and applications. View a portfolio of my work or request an estimate for your next project.